Henderson, Louisiana

The Supper Camp

How one Louisiana chef made a welcoming space on the water

Charleston, South Carolina

The Gracious Guesthouse

Tasteful renovations bring a historic Charleston carriage house to life

Fredericksburg, Texas

The Watering Hole

A cistern from the 1880s finds new purpose on this Texas ranch

Macon, Georgia

The Good-Time Garden

A series of outdoor rooms make for one breathtaking lawn party


Vintage Deviled Egg Plates

An all-star in the Southern cupboard

Food & Drink

Mail-Order Southern Holiday Food

Spend less time in the kitchen and more time by the punch bowl with family and friends


The Southern Cupboard: Vintage Punch Bowls

Steal some style inspiration for your next soirée


Throw a Knockout Kentucky Derby Party

Entertaining expert Camille Styles shares her tips


Party Like a Southerner

An exclusive peek inside five of the South’s most inviting spots for a shindig


Party Like a Southerner: The Cocktail Tower

A windowed lookout with panoramic coastal views lives up to its name


Party Like a Southerner: The Dinner Barn

A converted outbuilding makes for an adult-friendly escape on the family farm


Party Like a Southerner: The Floating Duck Camp

Each fall, this movable sportsman’s retreat ferries hunters into the marshlands


Party Like a Southerner: The Party Trailers

From a field lounge to a shrimp shack, two mid-century classic campers morph into eclectic gathering spaces

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A Look Inside Southern Party Spaces

From a rustic dinner barn to a floating duck camp, go inside some of the most inviting spots for a Southern shindig


Party Like a Southerner: The Social Garden

Two Crescent City tastemakers forgo the dining room to celebrate a lush landscape’s year-round charm